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ORGANIZATION: SEW WE WORK

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Sew We Work is offering a new and exciting opportunity for people who want to learn how to sew, to improve their sewing skills, and learn new techniques, like how to read and lay out a pattern, how to use a sewing machine.

The volunteer opportunity is for different types of volunteers - those who know how to sew and want to help students. We also need volunteers to prepare snacks and a simple lunch. All different types of sewing skills as volunteers are welcome. Sewing machines, fabric and patterns as well as sewing supplies provided for students to learn on.

Students will range in age from 12 years old to ??? If possible, we'll offer beginner sewing, garment sewing, quilting, and surface design.

A the end of the week on Friday morning, students will be able to show their finished product.

2 Shifts

  • Mon Jul 18, 2022 - morning / 09:00 AM to 11:45 AM
  • Mon Jul 18, 2022 - afternoon / 12:15 PM to 02:00 PM
  • NONE OF THESE DAYS WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About SEW WE WORK

Location:

1430 EDGERTON ST, SAINT PAUL, MN 55130, US

Mission Statement

To teach disadvantaged persons or persons who live in poverty how to sew and craft with the possibility of earning an income. SWW has partenered with PPL providing sewing classes to several of their residents. I've been sewing for over 60 years, taught by my mother. I have amassed lots of sewing machines as well as fabric and supplies. My passion is showing people how to sew and craft, watching them feel good about their accomplishments.

Description

Not for profit, 501(c)3, teaching people how to sew and craft, at this time seeking volunteers to teach sewing and crafting. If you scrapbook or paper craft, please apply. Incorporated since 2018.

CAUSE AREAS

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Community
Arts & Culture, Children & Youth, Community

WHEN

Mon Jul 18, 2022 - Fri Jul 22, 2022
09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
This opportunity has 2 shifts

WHERE

Immanuel Lutheran Church1173 Payne AveneSaint PaulSaint Paul, MN 55130

(44.97679,-93.07391)
 

SKILLS

  • Crocheting
  • Knitting
  • Quilting
  • Sewing

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 12
  • Orientation or Training
  • Sewing Camp is one week long, Monday Through Thursday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m. to 12. A volunteer may work in shifts, mornings, afternoons, or all day.
  • I'd like people with a cheerful attitude, joyful spirit, and one willing to share their talents!

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